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    Interesting videos James. When I read about...

    Interesting videos James.

    When I read about people's experiences with equipment, such as the Schoeps humidity complaint, I'm left with no real information. Now I'm not saying what people have...
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    Not a bad idea. I've been getting out now that I...

    Not a bad idea. I've been getting out now that I have the shots. When Sonora Pass opens, I'll come by. I've been waiting to drive over the Sierras and into the desert to Lone Pine to have a look at...
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    Dang blast it Jim! Now you have me looking at...

    Dang blast it Jim! Now you have me looking at Schoeps.

    Has anybody used the CMR amplifier on a boom? How do you suspend it? It's so short (nice!). The Schoeps brochure shows a MINIX CCM LL...
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    James, that was a nice review of the microphones....

    James, that was a nice review of the microphones. But you still left me wondering. I am in the market for the MKH 50 or MKH 8050. I keep changing my mind. On the one hand, I get the impression from...
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    More thoughts to confuse you; 1. A new cable...

    More thoughts to confuse you;

    1. A new cable with the existing pole puts you in for $100. You will now have a good pole with a good cable. Very simple. No hassles.
    2. Returning the pole and...
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    I don't know how the Avalon's are constructed,...

    I don't know how the Avalon's are constructed, but on my Klassic it is not possible to repair the internal cable (well, in my opinion and I repair everything). Are you able to cut a piece out and...
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    :thumbsup:

    :thumbsup:
  8. For Craigslist transactions, I always meet in...

    For Craigslist transactions, I always meet in front of the police station, which in my town, only has 4 parking spaces and lots of windows looking directly at the parking spaces.
  9. Thanks for the report Tom. It's a good reminder...

    Thanks for the report Tom. It's a good reminder to keep us all vigilant to the never-ending schemes out there.
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    ... the smell of popcorn...is back! In some...

    ... the smell of popcorn...is back!

    In some loctions, it will never pop again. ArcLight Cinemas and Pacific Theatres are permanently closing...
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    From a 2010 article "Confusingly it seems in...

    From a 2010 article "Confusingly it seems in Japan it will be called the AF105 , in Europe the AF101 and in N.America the AF100."
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    Ahh, Morgan. You are just too good. Beers to you....

    Ahh, Morgan. You are just too good. Beers to you. I noticed that after I posted it and wondered if anyone would notice. It's not that obvious because the high side of the pole is usually the mic...
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    The Adorama one looks ok, but the head clamp...

    The Adorama one looks ok, but the head clamp seems like it is custom to that light stand and maybe won't adapt to other stands. That's ok, but you have to use their light stand. For $70 I might...
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    Mathews Mini Boom has a a solid grip head for no...

    Mathews Mini Boom has a a solid grip head for no slip. But you would have to figure out how to get it from a baby pin to your mic holder.
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    You are a fountain of information. I wish I knew...

    You are a fountain of information. I wish I knew you when I was younger.
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    All-in-all I think you have a solid portfolio....

    All-in-all I think you have a solid portfolio. It's well diversified, lots of options, low risk, except for number 2. I'd say you're in good shape.
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    And that my friends is the only advice anyone...

    And that my friends is the only advice anyone should give or listen to. That is the best investment sentence there is. Wade into what Peter said. Do it.

    We all know the story about the poor...
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    Today's headline from Barron's - "Early...

    Today's headline from Barron's - "Early Retirement is Not as Good as it Sounds. Advisors Need to Persuade Clients To Keep Working."

    Oh man. I bust a gut when I read stuff like this. Get ready for...
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    Well beers to that! Yes, perhaps so. Retiring...

    Well beers to that! Yes, perhaps so.

    Retiring is an eye opener like any life event. It's so bloody frustrating to gain all your wisdom when you don't need it. Before retirement I wondered if it...
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    I'll keep it on the hush-hush. I owe you a beer.

    I'll keep it on the hush-hush. I owe you a beer.
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    You've got my attention. Tell me more.

    You've got my attention. Tell me more.
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    This is the most important post in this thread....

    This is the most important post in this thread. Remember, not one of these financial advisors is rich or retired. They are just trying to make a buck like you are. I have found their advice to be...
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    Yes. This is another thing no one tells you. You...

    Yes. This is another thing no one tells you. You won't know when or where, but one day a man in a black hat and long black coat will approach you. He will have a decided limp and black eyes. He will...
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    No. The vast majority of my social security is...

    No. The vast majority of my social security is non-taxable and I am pretty close to the max payment. Again, there's just so much bad information out there. I highly recommend everyone does the...
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    Ok, I'm trying to relay information without...

    Ok, I'm trying to relay information without publishing my 1040 form. My return is so simple. Follow along on your 1040 form and I'll tell you how you can have tens of thousands of income over $25,000...
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